Warbler on Camellia Branch

椿に鶯

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Shimizu (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23 x 16.9 cm (9 1/16 x 6 2/3 in.)

Accession Number

06.1385

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Uguisu ya/ kotoshi mo koe no/ furukaramu

鴬や ことしも声の 古からむ

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection